The Wrong Word Dictionary

The Wrong Word Dictionary
Author: Dave Dowling
Publisher:  Marion Street Press
ISBN: 978-1933338927
Date: 2011, 2nd ed.
Pages: 194
Format: PDF
Size: 2.23MB

The correct usage for more than 2,500 commonly misused words is provided in this concise and accessible handbook that assures, insures, and ensures that anyone who wants to communicate accurately and effectively chooses the right word every time. Arranged alphabetically in pairs (or threes when appropriate), entries are carefully cross-referenced and explained with a sentence, guaranteeing that readers find boycott , even when they look up embargo first. Two dozen accompanying cartoons humorously clarify confusing distinctions between words, making this a fun reference for all word lovers to enjoy.